Liberals Furious After Learning of Trump’s Surprising Plan for Illegal Immigrants

The White House caused outrage among Democrats after word leaked of their latest proposal to handle illegal immigrants.

The Washington Post reported on Friday that President Donald Trump was “strongly looking at” the idea of releasing migrants from ICE custody in sanctuary cities only. The plan, which was rejected by ICE, would essentially call the bluff of Democrats and leaders of sanctuary cities whose rhetoric insisted that illegal immigrants should be welcomed. “They’re always saying they have open arms. Let’s see if they have open arms,” the President told reporters Friday afternoon.

According to reports, ICE rejected the idea on logistical grounds, and also had reservations that it could be a public relations nightmare.

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Regardless, the President is still pushing the idea, tweeting about it and discussing it with reporters.

“Due to the fact that Democrats are unwilling to change our very dangerous immigration laws, we are indeed, as reported, giving strong considerations to placing Illegal Immigrants in Sanctuary Cities only,” the President tweeted on Friday. “The Radical Left always seems to have an Open Borders, Open Arms policy – so this should make them very happy!”

That plan didn’t go over well with Democrats and left-wing immigration advocates. Of course, celebrities chimed in with their collective outrage.

“This is so sick and twisted,” Alyssa Milano tweeted.

One Twitter user pointed out the hypocrisy of liberal celebrities who live by one standard, yet insist America live by another. He pointed out John Legend and his wife Chrissy Teigen.

Some were beside themselves in anger over the proposed plan by the President.

Democrats in Washington were quick to oppose the idea, oblivious to the irony that it is in line with their immigration policy. Rep. Steny Hoyer of Maryland, the second-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives called the sanctuary cities plan “retribution for political reasons.”

Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS), chairman of the House Homeland Security committee, said “The fact that this idea was even considered – not once but twice – serves as a reminder that the Trump Administration’s reckless immigration agenda is not about keeping the country safe, but about partisan politics and wantonly inflicting cruelty.”

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